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Chikako Mori - Head of Trademark Team

Qualified as litigating patent/trademark attorney, 2007
Adjunct lecturer, Waseda University (present)
Examiner of patent attorney examination, 2017

Chikako Mori is a highly experienced registered patent/trademark attorney and litigating patent/trademark attorney in Japan. She has over 15 years’ experience in handling trademark and design cases. Throughout her career she has advised clients on Japanese, Chinese and global clearances, acquisitions, licensing and enforcement of trademarks, designs and other IP rights.

Professional Group Memberships and Affiliations
Deputy Director General of Central Institute of Intellectual Property
*INTA, a member of Famous and Well-Known Marks Committee in 2018
*INTA, a senior editor of journal "the Trademark Reporter" from 2015 to 2017
*JPAA, Industrial Design Committee, a vice chair in 2013 and 2014
*JPAA, a member of the International Activities Center in 2016 and 2017
*JPAA, Copyright Committee, a member in 2011
*JPAA, Trademark Committee, a member in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2015 and 2016

Yuichi Minagawa - Head of Patent Team

Qualified as litigating patent and trademark attorney, 2005

Yuichi Minagawa is a registered patent attorney and litigating patent attorney in Japan. He has over 25 years’ experience in patent drafting and in the handling of other procedures before the Japan Patent Office. He has remarkable experience in representing well-known Japanese companies in the automotive and semi-conductor industries. Yuichi Minagawa is recognized as an expert in his field and has worked closely with local officials.

Professional Group Memberships and Affiliations
JPAA(Kinki Branch), a deputy branch manager (from 2017)
JPAA, a member of Management Foundation Committee
*JPAA, a member of the Public Relations Center in 2016 and 2017
*JPAA, Patent Contest Committee, a member in 2014 and 2015

We are always willing to work on, and provide our professional advice about all aspects of IP law, from routine proceedings through to unusual or less common issues.

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